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COMPTROLLER MYCHAJLIW SENDS LETTER TO DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE EXPRESSING CONCERN OVER VACCINE MANDATES FOR LOCAL COMPANY

October 21, 2021

 

The Honorable Lloyd J. Austin
Secretary
U.S. Department of Defense
1000 Defense Pentagon
Washington, D.C. 20301-1000

 

Dear Secretary Austin:

I write to express deep concern over the future of an engineering company in Erie County and their ability to continue producing critically important components for the United States government.  It appears a policy of forced vaccinations could decimate their workforce.

HOMEOWNERS WILL PAY HIGHER PROPERTY TAXES AND GOVERNMENT SPENDING ON THE RISE IN ERIE COUNTY

October 18, 2021

 Erie County Comptroller Stefan I. Mychajliw Jr. presented an analysis to the Erie County Legislature on the Erie County Executive’s proposed 2022 budget.  Two main points Comptroller Mychajliw opined on: homeowners across Erie County will pay more in taxes next year compared to the year before, and government spending is going up.

BAIL REVENUE DRASTICALLY DOWN IN ERIE COUNTY

October 14, 2021

Erie County Comptroller Stefan I. Mychajliw Jr. issued a report on a drastic drop in bail revenue collected for the first six months of this year, which falls far short of what was anticipated for the 2021 budget.  The report also shows other revenue streams are far short of anticipated budget projections, related to DWI fines and those penalized for illegally parking in handicapped spots.

Comptroller Stefan Mychajliw

Erie County Comptroller Stefan Iwan Mychajliw is the son of Polish and Ukrainian immigrants, the youngest of seven children, who grew up in blue-collar beginnings near the corner of William and Fillmore on the East Side of Buffalo.

The people of Erie County first elected Mychajliw Erie County Comptroller on November 6th, 2012. Husband to Ashley, a social worker, and proud father of Mia Theresa, Maksym Roman and Emeryk Francis

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The Erie County Comptroller’s Office is monitoring expenses related to the Covid-19 pandemic and how your tax dollars are being spent. Whether it is local tax dollars from the county surplus or federal funds, your taxes are being used to cover costs associated with the county-wide response to the COVID-19 public health crisis. You have a right to know how this money is spent.